GU-IRINS

Dr Vikram Raval

Assistant Professor

Hindi TEESRI Pariksha,MASTER OF SCIENCE,GUJARAT STATE LECTURERSHIP ELIGIBILITY TEST (GSET),Certificate in Computer Concepts (CCC),DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD),MASTER OF SCIENCE ,BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Specialization Microbiology of Extremophiles, Molecular Biology and Enzymology
Area of Research/Interest Extremophiles, Biotechnological Potential and implications of Halophilic and Haloalkaliphilic Bacteria, Recombinant enzymes, Metagenomics of Extreme Environment
Teaching Experience As faculty position (2013-present) and as a visiting faculty in various Institutes (2007-present)
Total Research 13
Website / Blog https://www.gujaratuniversity.ac.in
Email vhraval@gujaratuniversity.ac.in

Books

Publications

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  • Salinity Alleviation in Trigonella foenum-graecum by Employing Cytokinin from Rhizobium sp.
  • Rupal Shah, Zalak Rathod, Ritika Jain, Sarita Sharma, Kouame Mpike Lucie, Vikram Raval and Meenu Saraf
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Isolation and Optimization of Production Conditions for Fungal Cellulases
  • Jyoti Gupta, Kalpesh Mahala, Gohil Rinkal, Kiransinh Rajput, Vikram Raval, Rakeshkumar Panchal
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • A Review on Microbial Decolorization and Degradation of Dyes
  • Hiral Surti, Krishnakumar Vaghela, Vikram Raval, Rakeshkumar Panchal and Kiransinh Rajput
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Screening, Production and Characterization of Fungal Peroxidas
  • Nidhi Pandya, Sonal Makwana, Vikram Raval, Kiransinh Rajput and Rakeshkumar Panchal
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Screening and Production of Tannase Using Fungal Isolates from Soil
  • Himani Oza, Dimple Pardhi, Vikram Raval, Rakeshkumar Panchal and Kiransinh Rajput
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Production, Characterization and Applications of Yellow Pigment Using Marine Bacteria Isolated from Coastal Region of South Gujarat
  • Kalpesh Mahla, Rinkal Gohil, Jyoti Gupta, Vikram Raval, Kiransinh Rajput and Rakeshkumar Panchal
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • L-Glutaminase Biosynthesis from Marine Bacteria
  • Nidhi Patel, Dhritixa Baria, Prashant Arya, Kiransinh Rajput, Rakeshkumar Panchal and Vikram Raval
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Exploration of Marine Bacteria for their Exopolysaccharide (EPS) Producing Ability Along Various Regions of Gujarat Coast
  • Dhritixa Baria, Nidhi Patel, Prashant Arya, Kiransinh Rajput, Rakeshkumar Panchal and Vikram Raval
  • Bioscience BIotechnology Research Communication
  • May 2020  |  1 (13)
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.21786/bbrc/13.1special issue/
  • Thermostable Alkaline Proteases from Bacteria: A Review
  • Prashant Arya, Shilpa Jani, Kiransinh Rajput and Vikram Raval
  • SSRN
  • January 2020  |  ()
  • http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3562387
  • Proceedings of the National Conference on Innovati
  • Biosynthesis and purification of indole-3-acetic acid by halotolerant rhizobacteria isolated from Little Runn of Kachchh
  • Rupal K Shah, Vikram H. Raval, Meenu Saraf
  • Biocatalysis and Agriculture Biotechnology
  • January 2020  |  1 (23)
  • https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bcab.2019.101435
  • Book Title Extremophiles: From Biology to Biotechnology. Editors: Ravi V. Durvasula and D V Subba Rao. Chapter Title Adaptation Strategies in Halophilic Bacteria” In: “Extremophiles: From Biology to Biotechnology"
  • Vikram H. Raval, Hitarth B. Bhatt and Satya P. Singh
  • January 2018  |  1 ()
  • Studies on production optimization, partial purification and characterization of an α-amylase from halotolerant Bacillus subtilis VSS2 isolated from seawater along Veraval coast.
  • Rahul U. Pansheriya, Varsha V. Hadiya and Vikram H. Raval
  • 9 th National level science Symposium on Recent Trends in Science and Technology
  • February 2016  |  01 (03)
  • 978-81-929521-2-3
  • Studies on production optimization, partial purification and characterization of an α-amylase from halotolerant Halomonas sp.VSS1 isolated from seawater along Veraval coast.
  • Varsha V. Hadiya, Rahul U. Pansheriya and Vikram H. Raval
  • 9 th National level science Symposium on Recent Trends in Science and Technology
  • February 2016  |  01 (03)
  • 978-81-929521-2-3
  • Cloning and molecular characterization of a serine protease from sea water haloalkaliphilic bacteria.
  • V. H. Raval, C. M. Rawal, H. B. Bhatt, B. R. Dahima, S. Pandey and S. P. Singh.
  • Annals of Microbiology
  • March 2015  |  65 (1)
  • https://doi.org/10.1007/s13213-014-0869-0
  • Effect of organic solvents and metal ions on stability and catalysis of extracellular protease from haloalkaliphilic bacterium (Ve2-20-91) isolated from Veraval coast
  • S. Chauhan, S. Chovatiya, G.Bhaliya and V.H. Raval
  • February 2015  |  ()
  • Book Title " Halophiles Biodiversity and Sustainable Exploitation” Series: Sustainable Development and Biodiversity Editor: D. K. Maheshwari and Meenu Saraf Chapter Title: : “Extracellular Proteases from Halophilic and Haloalkaliphilic Bacteria: Occurrence and Biochemical Properties”
  • Vikram H. Raval, Megha K. Purohit and Satya P. Singh
  • January 2015  |  6 ()
  • Biochemical and structural characterization of a detergent stable serine alkaline protease from sea water haloalkaliphilic bacteria.
  • V. H. Raval, S. Pillai, C. M. Rawal and S. P. Singh.
  • Process Biochemistry
  • June 2014  |  06 (49)
  • https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procbio.2014.03.014
  • Draft genome sequence of textile azo dye decolorizing and degrading Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain PFK10 isolated from CETP of Ankleshwar, industrial area of Gujarat, India.
  • P. R. Faldu, V. V. Kothari, C. R. Kothari, C.M. Rawal, K.K. Domadia, P.A. Patel, H. D. Bhimani, V.H. Raval, N.R. Parmar, N.M. Nathani, P. G. Koringa,
  • Genome Announcements
  • January 2014  |  2 (1)
  • doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00019-14
  • Book Title- Geomicrobiology and Biogeochemistry in Soil Biology book series, Editors: Ajay Singh and Nagina ParmarChapter Title: Haloalkaliphilic Bacteria: Molecular Diversity and Biotechnological Applications”
  • Megha K. Purohit, Vikram H. Raval and Satya P. Singh
  • January 2014  |  39 ()
  • Complete genome sequence of Escherichia phage ADB-2 isolated from fecal sample of poultry.
  • D. V. Bhensdadia, H. D. Bhimani, C. M. Rawal, V. V. Kothari, V. H. Raval, C. R. Kothari, A. B. Patel, V. D. Bhatt, N. R. Parmar, M. R. Sajnani, P. G.
  • Genome Announcements
  • March 2013  |  02 (01)
  • 10.1128/genomeA.00043-13
  • Book Title-Marine enzymes for biocatalysis, Sources, Biocatalytic Characteristics and Bioprocesses of Marine Enzymes Editor: A. Trincone Chapter Title: “Diversity, population dynamics and biocatalytic potential of cultivable and non‐ cultivable bacterial communities of the saline ecosystem”
  • Vikram H. Raval, Megha Purohit and Satya P. Singh
  • January 2013  |  ()
  • Whole-Genome Shotgun Sequencing of the Extremophile Alkalibacillus haloalkaliphilus C-5, of Indian Origin.
  • C. M. Rawal, V. H. Raval, H. D. Bhimani, D. V. Bhensdadia, C. R. Kothari, A. B. Patel, V. D. Bhatt, N. R. Parmar, M. R. Sajnani, P. G. Koringa, C. G.
  • Journal of Bacteriology
  • September 2012  |  17 (194)
  • doi: 10.1128/JB.01031-12
  • Catalysis and stability of an alkaline protease from a haloalkaliphilic bacterium under non-aqueous conditions as a function of pH, salt and temperature.
  • Sandeep Pandey, Kalpna D. Rakholiya, Vikram H. Raval and Satya P. Singh.
  • Journal of Bioscience & Bioengineering
  • September 2012  |  03 (114)
  • https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiosc.2012.03.003
  • Book Title- Plant Acclimation to Environmental Stress Editors: Narendra Tuteja and S. S. GillChapter Title: “Strategies for salt tolerance in bacteria, archeae and its implications in developing crops for adverse conditions”
  • Satya P. Singh, Vikram Raval and Megha K. Purohit
  • January 2012  |  ()
  • Book Title-Micro-organisms in Environmental Management: Microbes and Environment. Editors: T. Satyanarayan, B. N Johri, Anil Prakash Chapter Title: “Haloalkaliphilic bacteria and actinobacteria from the saline habitats: New opportunities for biocatalysis and bioremediation”
  • Satya P. Singh, Vikram H. Raval, Megha K. Purohit, Jignasha T. Thummar, Sangeeta D. Gohel, Sandip Pandey, Viral G. Akbari and Chirantan M. Rawal
  • January 2012  |  ()
  • Book Title-Current Research Technology & Education Topics in Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology Microbiology Book Series Editor: A. Mendez-Vilas Chapter Title: “Capturing the potential of Haloalkaliphilic bacteria from the saline habitats through culture dependent and metagenomic approaches”
  • S. P. Singh, M. K. Purohit, V. H. Raval, S. Pandey, V.G. Akabari and C. M. Rawal
  • January 2010  |  2 ()

Programme Attended

Sr.No Programme name Title Level of programme From date To date Organized by roleoffaculty
1 Workshop NGS data analysis National 28-08-2017 30-08-2017 Bionivid Technologies Bangalore Participant
2 Faculty devlopment programme International Faculty Development Program International 03-11-2017 04-11-2017 IQAC Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
3 Workshop Research Grant Writing National 30-08-2016 30-08-2016 AMA hall, Ahmedabad Participant
4 Workshop Role of Internal Quality Assurance Cell in accredited Institutions National 08-04-2017 08-04-2017 IQAC Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
5 Short term course Metagenomics and Microbiomes International 20-02-2017 25-02-2017 Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
6 Workshop Current Drug Patent Regime State Level 05-03-2006 05-03-2006 S J Thakker Pharmacy College Rajkot Participant
7 Workshop Nanotechnologies Opportunities and Challenges National 17-10-2005 17-10-2005 Department of Physics Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
8 Workshop Hands on training in bioinformatics National 22-12-2008 24-12-2008 Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Koba, Gandhinagar Participant
9 Workshop Molecular biology training 19-07-2010 17-09-2010 Department of Pharmacology, Molecular Biology Division, Piramal Life Sciences Ltd. Participant
10 Workshop Training National 24-05-2006 08-07-2006 Mumbai NPIL Participant
11 Faculty devlopment programme Enterpreneurship Development State Level 20-01-2014 01-02-2014 IQAC Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
12 Faculty devlopment programme FDP General State Level 12-10-2015 17-10-2015 KCG Ahmedabad Participant
13 Seminar Recent Developments in Structure and Ligand based Drub Design International 23-12-2009 23-12-2009 Schrodinger LLC USA & Dept of Chemistry Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
14 Workshop Socio Environmental Issues in Coastal Areas National 30-01-2015 31-01-2015 Gujarat Ecological Commission, Department of Forest and Environment and Department of Sociology Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
15 Conference Quality enhancement and sustenance in teaching, learning & evaluation in Higher education National 20-08-2016 20-08-2016 IQAC Christ College Rajkot Participant
16 Orientation Programme Orientation Program 122 National 09-03-2020 28-03-2020 UGC HRDC Saurashtra University Rajkot Participant
17 Workshop ENGAGE 2019 State Level 14-09-2019 14-09-2019 Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad Organizer
18 Faculty devlopment programme Intellectual Property Rights State Level 28-11-2019 28-11-2019 GUSEC & IPPO Participant
19 Workshop Training of Teachers National 28-08-2019 28-08-2019 UGC HRDC Gujarat University Participant
20 Faculty devlopment programme Managing online Classes and Co-creating MOOCs National 20-04-2020 06-05-2020 Ramanujan College Delhi University Participant
21 Conference Microbial biotech interactions for sustainable agriculture and societal development International 06-02-2020 07-02-2020 Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad Organizer
22 Workshop Academic Integrity, Research ethics & prevention of Plagiarism National 12-10-2019 12-10-2019 Gujarat University Ahmedabad and INFLIBNET centre Gandhinagar Participant
23 Seminar Management lessons from Indian scriptures: a pathway for post COVID world National 02-06-2020 02-06-2020 Shri Govind Guru University Godhra and shiksha Sanskriti Utthan Nyas Participant
24 Seminar DEVELOPMENT OF VIRAL VACCINE AND OTHER PREVENTIVE MEASURES IN PANDEMIC National 17-05-2020 17-05-2020 Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad Organizer
25 Seminar Impacts of COVID19 Pandemic on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and Social Structure (Safeguarding our Lives and Livelihoods) International 05-05-2020 06-05-2020 Education Department, Government of Gujarat and Organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat-India Participant
26 Seminar LIFE SCIENCES RESEARCH:POST COVID-19 22-05-2020 22-05-2020 Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad Organizer
27 Seminar COVID 19 pandemic what it is and how it came National 26-05-2020 26-05-2020 Department of Biotechnology Christ College Rajkot Participant
28 Seminar Optimizing Nutrition during COVID-19 Outbreak National 05-06-2020 05-06-2020 Department of Food Science & Nutrition Participant
29 Seminar Whispering COVID 19 genome revealing secrets of dealing with crisis National 08-06-2020 08-06-2020 Department of Microbiology Christ College Rajkot Participant

Paper Presented

Sr.No Programme name Title Level of programme Organization Date Comment

Special Academics Distinctions

Sr.No ACHIEVEMENT / AWARD MONTH & YEAR Remarks
1 Young Scientist Award YSS/2015/0001255 (2016-2019) 2015 Scientific & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India
2 International Travel Fellowship (ITS) SB/ITS-Y/02870/2014-15 2014 Scientific & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India
3 Best Poster Award February 2015 8th National Science Symposium
4 Best Oral Presentation Award February 2014 7th National Science Symposium
5 Best Oral Presentation Award 2014 Science Excellence
6 Biochemical profiling & applications of a thermostable alkaline protease from Bacillus sp. C6 isolat January 2020 Best Poster Award Prashant Arya, Vikram Raval, Kiransinh Rajput, Shilpa Jani
7 Properties and laundry applications of thermostable alkaline protease from Bacillus sp. January 2020 Best Oral Presentation Arya Prashant, Vikram Raval, Kiransinh Rajput & Shilpa Jani

Collaborations

Sr.No Collaboration Name Organization Name YEAR Remarks

Consultancy

Sr.No Project Title Organization Name Company Name YEAR